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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
802 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              50   02/24/1943
 LOW              -58   02/02/1993
                        02/03/1947
HIGHEST            37   02/16        33       4       35  02/27
LOWEST            -43   02/07       -39      -4      -34  02/10
AVG. MAXIMUM     11.6              10.0     1.6      8.4
AVG. MINIMUM     -9.6             -12.7     3.1    -17.1
MEAN              1.0              -1.3     2.3     -4.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     22              25.8    -3.8       27
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              28.0     0.0       28
DAYS MIN <= 0      17              21.6    -4.6       26

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.10   1944
 MINIMUM         0.00   1919
TOTALS           0.48              0.42    0.06     0.40
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.01    0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01         4               6.6    -2.6        3
DAYS >= .10         2               1.2     0.8        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.19   02/28 TO 02/28           02/16 TO 02/16

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           43.1   1966
 24 HR TOTAL     20.1   02/11/1966 TO 02/12/1966
 SNOW DEPTH        57   02/11/1937
TOTALS            4.0               8.1    -4.1      7.1
SINCE 7/1        33.6              56.3   -22.7     42.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     12                18      -6       19
DAYS >= TRACE      10               7.9     2.1       10
DAYS >= 1.0         2               2.4    -0.4        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        15   02/28                         21  02/24
 24 HR TOTAL      2.6   02/28

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1785              1858     -73     1937
 SINCE 7/1       9467             10390    -923     9392
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              1.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/250    DATE  02/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/260    DATE  02/28

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                0     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW               12     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                      1

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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